Biographical Materials

Contemporary Reception

Subjects of Leech’s Cartoons

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

The Chimes by Charles Dickens

The Cricket on the Hearth by Charles Dickens

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The Battle of Life by Charles Dickens

The Haunted Man by Charles Dickens

Brian O'Linn by W. H. Maxwell

Mr Facey Romford’s Hounds by Robert Surtees

Leech's Political Comment

Leech's Social Commentary in The Illustrated London News

Related Web Materials


Frith, William Powell, R. A.. The Life and Work of John Leech. 2 vols. London: Richard Bentley, 1891.

Silver, Henry. “The Home Life of John Leech.” Magazine of Art 16 (1893): 162-68. Internet Archive version of a copy in the University of Toronto Library. Web. 25 October 2013.

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